PCB Layout Design Team Coordinator (m/w) - Ludwigsburg

Job description:

1. PCB Layout Design Team Coordinating:

  • Follow up of PCB layout design activity with close collaboration with design teams
  • Report activity to e-CAD manager
  • Support to e-CAD manager on financial topics and KPI’s
  • Manage Annual Appraisal Interviews & Trainings of e-CAD team in line with objectives assigned by e-CAD manager
  • Ensure proper deployment of methodology and standards

2. PCB Layout Design:

  • Occasional Schematic Capture using customer Global component library
  • Placement and routing per customer Design Layout Specifications and Guidelines
  • Drawings and manufacturing files output per customer standard procedures

3. Signal and Power Integrity analysis:

  • Train & support technically the users, be recognized as referent and a focal point of technical expertise and leadership in SI/PI
  • Provide PCBA layout feedback for improvements and create routing layout guideline for generic and specific High speed constraints PCBA (Memories, high speed serial I/F, etc …)
  • Write and maintain technical or methodological standards dedicated to e-CAD on High Speed electronics (design rules, methodologies, technologies …)
  • Deploy and promote these standards by creating/providing trainings through customer Technical Institutes (VTI) and in off-shore development sites.


  • Electrical/High Speed Electronic Engineering
  • Electronics/EMC -ESD
  • Mechanical Design
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in PCB layout design, from single layer up to 12 layer boards with components populated on both sides. (0201, 0402, 0605, TQFP, BGA, μvias, etc…)
  • Ideally PCB Layout previous experience in high speed electronics in the automotive area is a plus, but also others industries like telecom, computers, consumer electronics can be considered.
  • Previous experience on Signal / Power Integrity analysis would be a plus..
  • Electronic schematic understanding (basic)
  • EMC (basic constraints & implementation on a board) (basic)
  • Signal/Power Integrity analysis (good)
  • PCB manufacturing Processes (FR4, FLEX, CEM1 etc.. multilayers, High Density); PCB raw material specifications & available technologies; PCB Dimensioning, tolerancing, finishing (good)
  • Fluent in English, German mother tongue language ideal

PCB assembly manufacturing: (good)

  • DFM Guidelines
  • Testability (ICT)
  • Insertion equipment
  • Soldering ( Reflow,Wave, BGA, fine pitch + Lead Free )
  • Conformal Coating
  • Panelization
  • Main cost drivers

Mechatronics: (good)

  • 2D/3D drawings understanding
  • 2D/3D mechanical constraints on the PCB (keepouts, height restrictions…)
  • Thermal constraints, heat sinks…
  • IDF, DXF, IGES import/export

CAD tools: (good)

  • Cadence Concept & Allegro or similar Autorouter
  • Gerber editors (ex: GCPrevue, Gerbtool)
  • DFM editors (ex: Fabmaster, Valor ODB++, CAM350)

Certification/Knowledge: (basic)

  • IPC standards CID, CID+RoHs, WEEE

If you can offer the theoretical knowledge necessary for a position as a PCB Layout Design Team Coordinator and you can see yourself in our job offer, then we look forward to receiving your application.